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#774 Cadet Corps

Name -    Kenora-Keewatin Cadet Corps

Location      Kenora, ON

Formed   November 8, 1918    Disbanded     Active

Commanding Officers/Chief Instructors- 

 

 

Capt Robert Pontin (-1979) biography

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Capt William Baynes (1979-) biography

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Capt Donald A. Harbour, CD (1984-2000)

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2Lt Paul Kasulis (2004) biography (photo)

Capt Don Harbour, CD (2005 - 6 Mar 2012) biography

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Capt DeeAnne Wilwand (6 Mar 2012-) biography

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Senior Cadets

   

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Corps Flag

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Corps Home

 Kenora Armoury

 

 

flocked shoulder flash ca.1942 (Chris Brooker coll.)

 

History -   

This Corps was formed 8 Nov 1918 as The Kenora High School Cadet Corps. Effective 28 Oct 47 it was affiliated with 116 Med Bty RCA. Effective 8 Jun 49 the Corps redesignated as Kenora-Keewatin High School Cadet Corps. Effective 1 Dec 55 the Corps reaffiliated with 40th Med Regt RCA. The Corps redesignated, effective 1 May 59 as Kenora Keewatin Cadet Corps with sponsor and affiliation 116 Indep Fd Bty RCA (M). In 1979 for scroll presentation purposes the sponsor was Branch 12, Royal Canadian Legion, Kenora but no documentation on this. According to the 1979 annual inspection report the Corps was placed on probation until 31 Dec 79 due to a lack of support. Probation was extended until 31 Dec 80 according to the 1980 annual inspection report. Probation was removed in late 1981. The corps was again placed on probation in Dec 89 until the end of the 89/90 cadet training year. 
Dcadets Message 038 251150Z Jan 01Authorizes the change of sposnor from the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 12, to the Kinsmen Club of Kenora.

"Kenora High School" flocked shoulder flash WWII

 

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